Like almost everything else in the area, Rocca Scalgera (also known as Sirmione Castle) was built by one of the great families of Verona. The Della Scallas got their wealth and power the really old fashioned way -- they inherited it. And the only way to hold onto power like that is to wield it, flaunt it, and use it. The castle is the result of that need to show just how important they were - so important that they needed to build an entire castle!
Lokofoto - 12" x 9.5"
*Printed photograph will appear exactly as displayed here. (including watermarks, signatures etc.)